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More than half the buses tested on Irish roads have been deemed unsafe
New research shows 10% of children do not wear seatbelts while travelling on Irish roads
Six months a-waiting - the PSC will finally be removed as a requirement for a theory test on 31 August
Some motorcyclists are riding 'with complete disregard for their personal safety' - RSA chief
Motorists warned about dangers of soft tar mixing with rain when the weather inevitably changes
Cork, Tipperary and Dublin worst counties for road deaths, with 3% increase in fatalities nationwide
Driving test waiting times drop - but some learners still waiting months
Motorists urged to slow down and be more aware of tractors this summer
Drivers urged to take caution after thunder warning is issued for 23 counties
'First of its kind' tractor-testing course launched
It's official - the PSC will be pulled as a mandatory requirement for your driver theory test
Driverless cars: What will they mean for Ireland's future road safety, jobs and even our driving tests?
Here's what the €2 million the RSA allocated to the PSC-driving licence project was actually spent on
At least €2 million ploughed into PSC / driving licence project - before Shane Ross pulled the plug because it wasn't legal
Danny Healy-Rae seeks legal advice after Shane Ross calls him a 'terrorist'
Two influencers to return road safety campaign fees after wearing seatbelts incorrectly
Security called after people refuse to leave Dublin driving licence centre without getting an appointment
Motorists warned about hailstones as gardaí attend number of crashes
Garda checkpoints for drink and drugs to be set up nationwide over Easter weekend
It turns out you WON'T need a PSC to apply for your driving licence after all
Almost 45,000 people waiting to get date for driving test
Asylum seekers in Ireland can finally work, but it doesn't look like they're allowed drive to that work
'Don't be lulled into a false sense of security, the roads are still treacherous'
What happens if you have to cancel your NCT or driving test due to The Beast?
Planning to drive this week? Here's the advice for car-owners ahead of the severe wintry weather
You're going to need a PSC to get any kind of driving licence or learner permit from April
Icy showers and up to 3cm of snow forecast as authorities issue safety advice
Gardaí aren't replacing their 'robot' speed vans - meaning fewer checks on Irish roads
Road users urged to be cautious when out tonight and tomorrow
Last year saw the lowest number of deaths on Irish roads since records began in 1959
Opinion: Why is the Irish driving test so hard and so expensive?
Barry Dunning
Gardaí tell people to 'gift a lift' this Christmas as drink driving arrests increase
Motorists warned to slow down as snow-ice alert remains in place
Heading home on the M4? Long delays anticipated due to flooding
'The devastation in the room is palpable': Events held nationwide in memory of road traffic victims
'I wouldn't be more forgiving of someone who was drunk the morning after if he killed my child'
'If you post one out I'll cut it up and send it back': The PSC has people both enraged and deeply confused
RSA says people may have been killed or injured because of falsified breath tests
Road authority to provide free cups of coffee to drivers over bank holiday weekend
Farmers are up in arms about the new 'NCT for tractors'